[Server-devel] [support-gang] jffs2 vs ubifs vs ext4 space-efficiency question

Martin Langhoff martin.langhoff at gmail.com
Tue Dec 22 16:40:21 EST 2015

On Tue, Dec 22, 2015 at 4:28 PM, James Cameron <quozl at laptop.org> wrote:
> Yes, jffs2 compresses data.  That's why it is so slow.  That's why SD
> card is faster than it should be otherwise.

+1 on James reply. Also a quick note: AIUI, jffs2 gets much of its
storage advantage from better packing of directory structures &

The overall compression savings include these, and look great. The
files contents are not _that_ compressible :-)

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